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LeAnn Rimes… why didn’t you holler?

LeAnn Rimes… why didn’t you holler?

I feel like that bitter friend that found out about a party through Facebook pictures and realized I wasn’t invited. While watching E! News last week (for educational purposes), I saw the premier of LeAnn Rimes’ new music video “Give.” There she was, sitting atop L tracks, singing about homelessness in America – specifically Chicago.…

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Lakeview neighbors: victims of fire need more than just a cup of sugar

Lakeview neighbors: victims of fire need more than just a cup of sugar

Saturday afternoon’s fire hit close to home for me. And I mean that both literally and figuratively – the blaze took place two buildings down from my apartment. After an afternoon jaunt in Wicker Park with a friend, I returned home Saturday to find my block completely shut off from traffic, dozens of fire trucks…

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Donde está the white cheese dip?

Donde está the white cheese dip?

Chicago might boast dozens of delicious, authentic Mexican restaurants and a world-renown chef who developed his career perfecting the cuisine, but there’s something missing from my south of the border checklist: White cheese dip. No, I don’t mean queso fundito – too classy. I want the white, thin, drippy dip that’s probably not even authentic…

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Mad for March Madness? Watch at these 6 bars

Mad for March Madness? Watch at these 6 bars

Lakeview has no shortage of bars where you can fill up on junk food and watch big screen TVs. During the Big Dance, you”ll find these bars offering specials, early opening hours and a hoops-friendly vibe.

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